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Five things to note when posting on Facebook, after Amy Cheong case
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Five things to note when posting on Facebook, after Amy Cheong case

October 9th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
When she posted those insensitive remarks on Facebook, Amy Cheong probably never expected, in even her worst nightmares, that she’d be sacked the next day and hounded out of the country by an angry online community. Yet,...
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Five quick questions on Facebook and Instagram

April 10th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
What now for privacy and are we returning to the excesses of the dot.com days? These are among the questions that users and market watchers are asking after Facebook's acquisition of Instagram for a cool US$1...
Singapore Facebook users vent anger on fake SMRT “feedback” page
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Singapore Facebook users vent anger on fake SMRT “feedback” page

December 16th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
From the angry to the sarcastic, Singapore's frustrated train commuters have taken to Facebook pages - real and fake - to vent their unhappiness at the massive train disruption...
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Made-in-Singapore app takes aim at Twitter

November 19th, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
Like Twitter, the app lets users feature – or feecha – an event or an object that’s close to him/her, which friends of that user can discover. Unlike Twitter, however, these feechas are all visualised on a map, and are...
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Social media insights from Singapore GE2011

June 5th, 2011 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Money, cost and price were the most talked about issues on social media during the Singapore general elections 2011, according to data from the GE2011 visualization...
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Twestival Singapore 2011: Using social media for good

April 1st, 2011 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Twestival Singapore 2011 was a unique grassroots fundraising experience, all organized through the power of social...
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Thoughts on Blogout ’09

March 9th, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
“Social media is like teen sex. Everybody wants to do it. Nobody knows how. When it’s finally done there is surprise it’s not better” — Avinash Kaushik, analytics evangelist, Google An amusing...
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Spot.US: Journalism via Crowdfunding

December 6th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Social media platforms have disruptively changed the environment in which big media works. It is now possible for anybody to reach out to millions, at very low-cost, on the web. We here at Techgoondu, are doing just that in this...